I was born in Montana and grew up in Virginia, but have never felt like I belong in any one place. My formal education is in Sculpture from Virginia Commonwealth University with grad studies at Rutgers. One year in school in New Jersey cost me more than four in Virginia so I became a starving artist in the South Bronx. It wasn’t the sit-in at the Bronx
It is the fundamental issue of our time: Energy; where we get it; how we use it; what happens then. It powers our homes and our economy; it creates troubled alliances and disturbing divisions; it empowers and impoverishes; it enables almost all that we do and now threatens all that we have become.
David Satcher (from left), Pamela Peeke, John Stossel and Paul Campos faced off in an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate on obesity Feb. 7 at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts at New York University.